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Table 4 Additional health related parameters

From: Cross-sectional study of prevalence of dementia, behavioural symptoms, mobility, pain and other health parameters in nursing homes in Austria and the Czech Republic: results from the DEMDATA project

  AUT CZ  
Statistical values N Mean (±SD)a 95% CI N Mean (±SD)a 95% CI p-value
Timed-get-up and go test (seconds) 250 30.7 ± 17.9 28.5–32.9 264 26.7 ± 20.3 24.3–29.1 <.001c
VAS-Pain Scale 478 2.6 ± 3.1 (Range: 0–10) 2.3–2.9   not administered   
PAIN-AD 568 0.5 ± 1.2 (Range: 0–8) 0.4–0.6 508 0.6 ± 1.3 (Range: 0–8) 0.5–0.7 .35c
MNA, short form 546 9.8 ± 3.1 (Range: 0–14) 9.5–10.1 490 10.6 ± 2.9 (Range: 0–14) 10.3–10.9 <.001c
QOL-AD 435 32.9 ± 6.4 (Range: 3–51) 32.3–33.5   not administered   
Falls, past 6 months % (n) 571 38.9% (222) 34.9–42.9 474 22.4% (106) 18.6–26.1 <.001b
Hospital stays, past 6 months % (n) 571 30.3% (173) 26.5–34.1 447 16.6% (74) 13.1–20.0 <.001b
  1. aData represent mean (M) and standard deviation (SD) if not otherwise stated
  2. bPearson’s Chi-squared test
  3. cWilcoxon rank sum test